How to Update Galaxy S4 Mini on 5.1.1 Lollipop


Android 5.1.1 Lollipop update is now available for Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini. Lollipop is a good update which is available for all the best mobiles of Android and especially for Samsung Smartphones.It is an unofficial update and this will void the warranty of your phone. Those who are willing to update their phone on Lollipop and can not wait for the OTA update So, here is the best article to Update Galaxy S4 Mini GT-I9195 on Carbon ROM Android 5.1.1 lollipop Custom Rom.


Keep in Mind

This method is only for Samsung Galaxy S4 mini I9195, check the model before proceeding. If tried on other models then your mobile bricked. Make sure your mobile is rooted before going forward for custom ROM installation. This process is only for advanced users if you do not know the whole process then don’t try this. Androidfunz will not be responsible for any kind of loss or breakage. This is an unofficial update that will void your phone’s warranty.


  • Ist of all check the model number of your phone, it must be I9195.
  • Samsung USB Drivers must be installed in your PC.
  • Backup all the important data from your phone.
  • Enable USB Debudding mode by going to Setting >> Developer option >> USB Debugging and enable it.
  • Charge your phone up to 60% to avoid the power issue during the process.

Download Files

Required Materials

  • Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini I9195
  • Laptop or PC
  • Working USB Data Cable

Steps to Update Galaxy S4 Mini I9195

Step 1:

Ist of all download install Carbon Rom Android 5.1.1 Lollipop Custom ROM files in your PC.

Install Samsung USB Drivers in your PC

Step 2:

Now connect your phone to the PC with the help of Data Cable.

Step 3:

Place CarbonROM Android 5.1.1 Lollipop Custom ROM zip file into the phone’s SD Card memory. Paste the .zip file in SD Card root folder, not in any other folder.

Note that the device must have rooted and has ClockworkMod Recovery/TWRP tool.

Step 4: 

Now disconnect your device with the PC.

Turn off your mobile.

Step 5:

Now for going into recovery mode press and hold Home, Volume Up and Power Buttons for some time.

Step 6:

After entering into Recovery Mode, clear the phone memory by choosing ” wipe data/factory reset.

Step 7:

Clear the cache memory by selecting ” wipe cache partition”.

Step 8:

Now go back to clockwordMod recovery and select ”advanced” and tap ”wipe” dalvik”.

Step 9:

Now go back to the recovery menu and click on the ”install zip from SD Card”.

Step 10:

Click on the ”choose zip from sd card” and go to Android 5.1.1 Lollipop ROM .zip file in SD card and enter the installation process. Repeat the same procedure again to install the Google apps.

(Use Volume Keys to navigate up and down and Power Button to select option).

Step 11: 

After the installation just go back and restart your device by opting ”reboot system now” which is seen in the recovery menu.

This will take few minutes to complete the booting process.

You have all done with the process and now your Samsung Galaxy S4 mini is now running on android 5.1.1 Lollipop. If you satisfy just leave a comment below.


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